Ooltewah, TN

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Living in Ooltewah

Ooltewah is a tiny town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 667 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Ooltewah is the 331st largest community in Tennessee.

Ooltewah real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Ooltewah house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

When you are in Ooltewah, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.01% of Ooltewah’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ooltewah is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ooltewah who work in office and administrative support (26.91%), management occupations (24.66%), and teaching (5.38%).

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ooltewah has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ooltewah a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

As is often the case in a small town, Ooltewah doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Ooltewah, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Ooltewah is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.37% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Ooltewah in 2010 was $31,615, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,460 for a family of four. However, Ooltewah contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Ooltewah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ooltewah residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Ooltewah include English, European, German, Ukrainian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Ooltewah is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Arabic.